Dr Sheila Kanani‘s Space on Earth is published today by Alma Books. Sheila is a planetary physicist, science presenter, secondary school physics teacher and space comedian, with a background in astrophysics and astronomy research from UK universities. She is currently the Education, Outreach and Diversity officer for the Royal Astronomical Society in London.
Full of amazing facts about everyday innovations inspired by space travel and sections on the people who brought them to us, Space on Earth is an entertaining and fascinating look at space and the untold relationship with the planet we live on, helping children not only to feel the awe and wonder of the universe, but also to understand the reasons why space is relevant to us here on Earth.
Space on Earth is available in all good bookshops and online.